Tarek is a veteran investment banker with diverse experience across both mature companies and late-stage startups covering clients in both the Middle East and Africa. In addition to Beltone, Tarek held previous roles at JP Morgan and HSBC in both London and Cairo. Within his career, he assumed executive roles in newly developed ventures & startups that focused on utilities, alternative gold-backed financial assets and athlete-based investment products. Tarek holds a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics and Economics from Cairo University and a Master’s Degree in Investment and Risk Finance from Westminster Business School. He is also a CFA holder.